Nabinagar Upazila

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Nabinagar
নবীনগর
Upazila
Nabinagar is located in Bangladesh
Nabinagar
Nabinagar
Location in Bangladesh
Coordinates: 23°53′N 90°59′E / 23.883°N 90.983°E / 23.883; 90.983Coordinates: 23°53′N 90°59′E / 23.883°N 90.983°E / 23.883; 90.983
Country  Bangladesh
Division Chittagong Division
District Brahmanbaria District
Area
 • Total 350.32 km2 (135.26 sq mi)
Population (2011)
 • Total 493,518
 • Density 1,409/km2 (3,650/sq mi)
Time zone BST (UTC+6)
Website Official Map of Nabinagar

Nabinagar (Bengali: নবীনগর ) is an Upazila of Brahmanbaria District in the Division of Chittagong, Bangladesh.

Geography[edit]

Nabinagar is located at 23°53′00″N 90°59′00″E / 23.8833°N 90.9833°E / 23.8833; 90.9833. It has 94,871 households and a total area 86,568 acres equivalent to 350.32 km².

Demographics[edit]

As of the 2011 Bangladesh census, Nabinagar has a population of 493,518. Males 230,227 & females 263,291. Males constitute 46.65% of the population, and females 53.35%. Nabinagar has an average literacy rate of 43.60%, males literacy rate 42.80% & females 44.30%. Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics [1]

Administrative[edit]

Nabinagar thana was turned into an upazila in 1983. Nabinagar has 01 pouroshova, 21 Unions/Wards, 261 Mauzas/Mahallas, and 217 villages

Educational Institutions[edit]

There are 4 colleges, 25 high schools, Madrasas 8, government primary schools 144, non-government primary schools 55. Noted educational institution: Nabinagar Pilot High School (1896), Bidyakut Amar High School (1913).

Media[edit]

The Weekly Malaya is a local newspaper serving the Nabinagar Upizila region.

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